Finance 303: Financial Institutions & Markets

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  • Available Lessons: 101
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    What Is Financing? - Definition & Types

  • Finance 303: Financial Institutions & Markets Practice Test

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In Finance 303, you'll study the foundations of financial institutions and markets through expert instruction, self-assessments and supplemental studying resources. The course can benefit anyone who needs to review these financial concepts for academic, professional or personal purposes.
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10 chapters in Finance 303: Financial Institutions & Markets

Course Practice Test

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Ch 1. Foundations of Finance & Investment {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[535509].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Is Financing? - Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9603].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9603].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - What is a Financial Investment? - Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15664].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15664].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Financial Markets: Types & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58696].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58696].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58696].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58696].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Securities Markets and Investment Bankers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13661].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13661].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Asset Classes: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[534727].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[534727].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Economic Indicators: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[315985].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[315985].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[315985].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[315985].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What Is Economic Growth and Development? - Definition, Theories & Indicators Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14124].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14124].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14124].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14124].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What was the Great Recession? - Timeline, Facts, Causes & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10248].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10248].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10248].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10248].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Securities Act of 1933: Rule 144 & Section 11 Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[89867].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[89867].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - The Sarbanes-Oxley Act: Definition and Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15048].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15048].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15048].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15048].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Securities Fraud & Insider Trading: Definition, Regulations & Penalty Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14933].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14933].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 2. The Federal Reserve System & Financial Institutions {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[535511].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - The Federal Reserve Act of 1913: Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10483].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10483].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Overview of the Federal Reserve System & its Processes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42935].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42935].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42935].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42935].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Monetary Policy & The Federal Reserve System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20620].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20620].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20620].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20620].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How Fiscal Policy and Monetary Policy Affect the Economy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12283].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12283].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12283].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12283].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How the Federal Reserve System Serves the Government Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58728].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58728].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - How the Reserve Ratio Affects the Money Supply Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2579].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2579].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2579].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2579].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Money Market: Money Supply and Money Demand Curves Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1990].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1990].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Institutions of the U.S. Banking System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12600].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12600].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Types of Financial Institutions: Definition, Examples & Roles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48250].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48250].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48250].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48250].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Reserve Requirement, Open Market Operations and the Discount Rate Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1993].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1993].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1993].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1993].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Fractional Reserve System: Required and Excess Reserves Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1986].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1986].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1986].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1986].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - How Money Is Made: Understanding Bank Lending in the Economy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1987].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1987].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1987].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1987].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Money and Multiplier Effect: Formula and Reserve Ratio Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1988].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1988].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1988].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1988].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - How the Government Protects Your Money During a Financial Crisis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12601].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12601].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12601].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12601].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 3. Interest Rates, Rate Changes, & Risk Structure {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[535513].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Interest Rate? - Definition, Types & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10498].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10498].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10498].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10498].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Federal Funds Rate: Definition & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10518].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10518].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10518].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10518].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Discount Rate & Monetary Policy: How Banks Can Borrow Money from the Federal Reserve Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2580].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2580].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2580].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2580].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How the Federal Reserve Changes the Money Supply and Affects Interest Rates Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1994].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1994].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1994].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1994].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Real vs. Nominal Interest Rates and Changes in Prices Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1996].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1996].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1996].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1996].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Money Demand and Interest Rates: Economics of Demand Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1989].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1989].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Interest Rate Risk: Definition, Formula & Models Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15976].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15976].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15976].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15976].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Types of Interest Rates & Investments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42936].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[42936].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Term Structure of Interest Rates: Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[314253].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[314253].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[314253].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[314253].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Short vs. Long Term Interest Rates: Differences & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68584].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68584].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68584].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68584].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - How to Solve Interest Problems: Steps & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15624].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15624].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15624].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15624].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Nominal Interest Rate: Definition & Equation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10493].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10493].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10493].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10493].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Real Interest Rate: Definition & Calculation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10484].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10484].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(3, 10)}}
Ch 4. Understanding Financial Markets {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[535515].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Financial Markets & Goods Markets Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2024].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2024].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2024].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2024].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Financial Market Analysis? - Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[314259].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[314259].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[314259].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[314259].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Using Financial Markets to Allocate Capital in Economic Systems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37358].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37358].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37358].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[37358].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Financial Policy & the Cost of Capital Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69876].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69876].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69876].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69876].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Financial Tools, Strategies & Systems Used in Market Planning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50079].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50079].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50079].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[50079].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Using Financial Analysis to Rate Debt Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[89885].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[89885].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[89885].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[89885].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Investment Vehicles: Definition, Examples & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[169131].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[169131].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[169131].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[169131].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Stock Market: Definition & Indices Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[139952].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[139952].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Basics of Financial Investments {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[535517].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Investment Opportunities in Mutual Funds and Exchange-Traded Funds Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13666].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13666].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13666].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13666].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Are Money Market Funds? - Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10514].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10514].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10514].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10514].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What are Corporate Bonds? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58702].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58702].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58702].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[58702].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What Are Treasury Bonds? - Definition & Rates Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10489].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10489].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10489].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10489].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Are Municipal Bonds? - Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15771].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15771].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15771].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15771].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Moody's vs. Standard & Poor's Bond Ratings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69827].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69827].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - What Are Commodities? - Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15866].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15866].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15866].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15866].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Return on Investment: Definition, Formula & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9539].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9539].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 6. Equity Ownership & Risk Exposure {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[535519].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Exchange Rate Risk & Forms of Exposure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69932].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69932].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69932].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69932].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is Equity Financing? - Definition, Pros, Cons & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17190].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17190].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17190].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17190].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Stockholder's Equity: Definition & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16007].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16007].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16007].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16007].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Price Volatility: Definition & Calculation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17646].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17646].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17646].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17646].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Annualized Volatility: Definition & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[283903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[283903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[283903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[283903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Business Valuation: Calculating the Value of a Company Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217197].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217197].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Risk Exposure: Definition, Analysis & Evaluation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[169125].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[169125].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 7. Calculating Prices & Yields {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[535521].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Determinants of Bond Yields Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69830].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69830].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69830].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[69830].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Price Bonds: Formula & Calculation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217177].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217177].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217177].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[217177].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Bonds: Understanding Investment Performance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31590].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31590].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31590].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31590].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How Option Characteristics Affect Securities Prices Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[351857].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[351857].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[351857].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[351857].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Effective Annual Yield: Definition & Formula Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243623].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243623].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243623].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243623].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is Dividend Yield? - Definition & Calculation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15973].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15973].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15973].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15973].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Calculate Yield to Maturity: Definition, Equation & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15998].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15998].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 8. Principles of Financial Statement Analysis {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[535523].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Is Financial Reporting? - Purpose, Statement Examples & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7553].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7553].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7553].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7553].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Are Financial Statements? - Definition, Purpose & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9170].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9170].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - The Horizontal Method of Analyzing Financial Statements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80608].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80608].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - What is a Swap Contract? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243667].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[243667].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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